Today's News

  • Harrison County wins 38th District with wins over Robertson and Nicholas counties

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Harrison County Fillies took care of business Sunday afternoon and evening by defeating Robertson County, 16-1, in three innings and Nicholas County, 13-4, in the championship.  
    The Fillies will represent the 38th District in Monday’s opening of the 10th Region tournament as the district champion.  
    Nicholas County will also advance as the district runner-up.  

  • Breds third, Fillies sixth in Class AA Region 4 Meet

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The track was slick and the weather cold for the running of the Class AA, Region 4 track meet at Sharp Middle School in Pendleton County Friday. The Fillies and the Thorobreds had four events qualify for the state meet this Friday at the University of Kentucky, which begins at 4:30 p.m.  
    The Thorobreds, with only 10 competitors, finished third overall coming in behind Highlands and Lexington Catholic.  

  • What is best for the kids?

    The political season is upon us, as if it ever really leaves, and each and every decision made will be because “it is the best for our kids.”  
    Well, in the first part of my thoughts this week I am going to address something that is not the “best for our kids” in the 38th District.

  • Thorobreds tune for district with 10-4 win over Walton Verona

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    Thursday afternoon on the Hilltop the Breds played what would be the last regular season game of the 2016 season.  
    The Bearcats of Walton Verona were the opponents as both teams were preparing for their respective district tournaments.  
    The visitors started the game well with a two-out solo home run by third baseman Garret Lelnkamp off Breds’ starter and winning pitcher Nathan Fryman.  

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  • Fillies lose at home to Paris, finish season with win over Boone County

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer

    The Paris Lady Hounds established themselves as a team to be considered in the 10th Region with a 7-3 upset win over the Harrison County Fillies on Shirley Field Wednesday night.  
    Paris took a 3-0 lead into the bottom of the fourth when the Fillies rallied for two runs.  

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding May 17, 2016
    Briana Beagle, 1991, pretrial conference; burglary-second degree, theft by unlawful taking under $500; guilty plea entered on both counts, sentencing date set.
    Jason M. Cordle, 1979, pretrial conference; tampering with physical evidence, persistent felony offender-second degree, convicted felon in possession of a handgun, convicted felon in possession of a firearm; bench warrant issued, jury trial canceled.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding May 18, 2016
    Kameko Jervis vs. Rick Crittenden, review; situation going well, re-docket if needed.
    Mary Ann Shively vs. Wallace E. Morris III, motion hour; no one present, re-docket if needed.
    Joseph Wayne Williams Jr. vs. Kandi Marie Williams, motion hour; child support set.
    Kelli C. Burrier vs. Jesse H. Burrier II, motion hour; extend by agreement, put back on docket.


  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    May 6 -- At 8:12 p.m., police were called to the Cynthiana House Authority where Elizabeth Barron, who had previously been trespassed from property, was sitting on the steps. During her arrest for criminal trespass, Barron allegedly presented a bag of green, leafy substance that she told police was marijuana. In addition to the third-degree criminal trespass charge, Barron was also charged with possession of marijuana.